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Garda

[gahr-duh] /ˈgɑr də/
noun
1.
Lake, a lake in N Italy: the largest lake in Italy. 35 miles (56 km) long; 143 sq. mi. (370 sq. km).
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  • "We must do everything we can for Garda now," she said, rather incoherently, her eyes returning to her work.

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  • "To Peschiera, on the Lake of Garda," was the serious answer.

    Rico and Wiseli Johanna Spyri
  • After a while Garda suddenly opened her eyes, took up her hat, and rose.

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  • Yet saith the Maid of the gold-rings in Garda that she scorns me.

  • Miss Garda, I would give a year out of my life for a picture of you as you are at this moment!

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  • San Martino is the name of a hill which commands the roads to the Lake of Garda.

    Builders of United Italy Rupert Sargent Holland
  • "I am surprised that Mrs. Carew should have allowed Garda to go," he went on, after a moment.

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  • Garda was of medium height, but her litheness made her seem tall.

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  • Winthrop, after taking leave of Mrs. Thorne, followed Garda.

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  • "You remember, of course, that he does not speak English," Garda said to Winthrop.

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British Dictionary definitions for Garda

garda

/ˈɡɑːrdə/
noun (pl) gardaí (ˈɡɑːrdiː)
1.
a member of Garda Síochána

Garda

/ˈɡɑːdə/
noun
1.
Lake Garda, a lake in N Italy: the largest lake in the country. Area: 370 sq km (143 sq miles)
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